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Can Islam reform?
American Thinker, by James Lewis

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Posted By:Drive, 12/18/2012 7:28:03 AM

When liberals sound out on religious fundamentalism they never seem to think of Islam. Yet the Religion of Surrender -- Islam means "surrender," not "peace" -- is by far the most fundamentalist religion in the world. Everything is supposed to go back to the Qur´an, written in the Arabian Desert in the 7th century, straight from the mouth of Allah and therefore impossible to question. If you can´t question something you´re set for mind-lock, and all the troubles flow from that.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bpl40, 12/18/2012 7:37:31 AM     (No. 9072192)

NO!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: HicksvilleKid59, 12/18/2012 7:43:22 AM     (No. 9072203)

No.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/18/2012 8:02:17 AM     (No. 9072233)

As likely as a pig with an instrument rating.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: planetgeo, 12/18/2012 8:23:03 AM     (No. 9072269)

Can Islam reform itself? Can a bear behead itself in the woods?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ruhn, 12/18/2012 10:00:53 AM     (No. 9072434)

Short answer: no

Followers of this peculiar religious/political ideology believe that islam is perfection. Therefore there is no need for introspection, let alone self-criciticism or reform of its core beliefs.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: trackman999, 12/18/2012 10:26:49 AM     (No. 9072487)

Fascism is what it is. It cant be reformed, the best that can be done is to keep it in check by fighting against it.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: fayebeck, 12/18/2012 10:29:42 AM     (No. 9072491)

Two Atomic Bombs did a lot to reform Japan.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 12/18/2012 11:02:27 AM     (No. 9072560)

Does it want to?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: kanphil, 12/18/2012 11:39:59 AM     (No. 9072635)

To reform themselves from within, there has to be a desire to reform. As #6 makes clear, Muslim clerics think Islam is perfect, therefore no reason to reform. The only way it´s going to happen is the way the Nazis were reformed.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: provide, 12/18/2012 11:56:54 AM     (No. 9072680)

All reformer will be called apostates and dealt with. Not one word of the Koran can be changed, since it is considered the word for word dedication from Allah.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: LanieLou, 12/18/2012 1:40:08 PM     (No. 9072926)

Radical muslims kill. Passive muslims fund.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Japanorama, 12/18/2012 3:23:48 PM     (No. 9073055)

With a carrot? No.
With a stick? No.
With death? Possibly.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 12/19/2012 1:25:11 AM     (No. 9073663)

That would be the dumbest question in a long time.

No.

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